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Appeals

First-level appeals status
list item Find the outcome of first-level appeals on SPOT – Online access to first-level appeals outcomes, exclusively on SPOT.
list item Confirmation of appeal requests -- Use this tool for confirmation that appeal requests have been received by First Coast Service Options.
Modified: 9/8/2019
This fact sheet provides information about each level of appeal and describes how the Medicare appeals process applies to providers and participating physicians and suppliers. Non-participating physicians and suppliers have limited appeal rights.
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When and how to file an appeal
list item When to file an appeal - Use this calculator to determine time limits for filing requests for all five levels of appeals.
list item How to appeal a claim - Learn about the five levels of appeals and how to begin the appeals process.
Locate the necessary forms to appeal claim decisions.
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Find the answers to common appeals-related questions.
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Appeals contact information
Find phone numbers and addresses for appeals-related inquiries.
Overpayments
Learn more about overpayments with the following resources:
First Coast Service Options (First Coast) strives to ensure that the information available on our provider website is accurate, detailed, and current. Therefore, this is a dynamic site and its content changes daily. It is best to access the site to ensure you have the most current information rather than printing articles or forms that may become obsolete without notice.
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